KEY WEST in the heart of Folly! From the street this house appears to be a small ''Key West'' cottage. Built in 1940 as a 3 room cottage this home has evolved over the years with over 3000 sq foot. Very spacious home with an open floor plan. Enter through the white picket fence under the arbor down the brick walk through an enchanting cottage garden to the front door of the yellow house with the lime green shutters and colorful awning. Once on the front porch you enter through french doors and you will immediately be awed by what you see! From there you are looking at a huge 31 x 15 great room with a cathedral ceiling which is open into the kitchen. Lots of light and windows and hardwood floors. Down the hall from the kitchen is the original bedroom and bath. Perfect for guests an privacy. Behind the kitchen is a huge room the owner uses as a pantry that at one time was a screened porch. Next is a large bedroom with sliding glass doors that open onto another porch which over looks the tropical garden. Down the hall is a former utility room that is used for closet space, a master bedroom and bath and a 14 x 21 sun room with a cathedral ceiling with 2 sliding glass doors on two sides. The sun room is currently set up as a master bedroom with the master bedroom serving as a sitting room. One side leads to a very private lattice enclosed deck. The other leads into the large screened porch and onto a grilling deck and down the steps into an unbelievable outdoor living space. Behind the sun room is a uitility room and a huge master suite/mother in law area with a huge great room, bedroom, bath with jacuzzi tub, walk in closet and large private screened porch all with vaulted ceilings. (THE SELLER MAKES NO REPRESENTATION THAT THIS AREA CAN BE USED AS A RENTAL.) Once down the steps and back in the garden you can sit on the large private deck or soak in the hot tub under the tin roofed Cabana . There is a tin roofed LARGE outdoor shower perfect for showering when returning from the beach which is less than 5 minutes away. The back garden has been professionally landscaped with palm trees strategically placed for utmost privacy. Behind the Cabana is a custom made tin roofed storage building with a french door over looking a "potting" area. This property is one of a kind.There is also a 10 foot fence surrounding most of the property. The side entrance to the garden is entered through a walk way made from MARBLE FROM THE SOUTH CAROLINA STATEHOUSE when it was built in the 1800's. Buyer should verify lot size, square footage and anything else deemed important to them.This lot is one of the highest on the island. The house is at 15 feet 5 inches above sea level. This home has been added onto by several previous owners over the years. Some parts updated..some not..IT IS FULL OF CHARACTER AND CHARM. Sold AS IS. All furnishings except a few personal items convey. Professional photographs coming shortly.
Listing courtesy of Era Wilder Realty.